Zerto Virtual Replication 4 Released

Zerto Virtual Replication 4

Zerto Virtual Replication 4 has been released. Together with latest VMware vSphere 6 support, the product has added new and useful functions and also got a “new coat” – A full HTML 5 based user interface. When I wrote about Zerto last time, they were preparing a new module which would allow to support different hypervisors at an almost-real […]

Veeam v8 Update 2 Adds vSphere 6 Compatibility and backup of FT enabled VMs

Veeam Endpoint Backup Restore possibilities

Long awaited Veeam v8 Update 2 brings compatibility for vSphere 6.0, but with that also a possibility to (finally) backup FT protected VMs. Veeam Backup and Replication v8 Update 2 allows also the IT admin to use free Veeam Endpoint Backup in his/her environment, to monitor/restore files from those within the Veeam v8 backup console as those Endpoint […]

Rackware for vCloud Air – DR scenarios for Virtual and Physical Workloads

RackWare App DR for VMware vCloud Air allows enterprises to leverage vCloud Air as an off-premises Disaster Recovery data center

In my latest article on Rackware I have reported about their solution based on Rackware Management Module (RMM) which is used for DR scenarios for Virtual and Physical Workloads. The disaster recovery scenario uses RMM installed within vCloud Air which orchestrates the DR and syncing all the workloads you need to protect: Virtual and physical. You might […]

Free Veeam Endpoint Backup Released

Veeam Endpoint Backup

Veeam has finally released  Free Veeam Endpoint Backup software. It’s free and will always stays free. Veeam Endpoint Backup is destined to protect physical computers/laptops by creating image level backups (note: can also do file level backup, but is slower) where the 1st backup is Full and the next backups are incremental. You can restore the […]

Trilead VM Explorer 5.3 Release – VMware VSAN support and more


Trilead has released new version of their backup/replication software for VMware vSphere and Hyper-V environments – Trilead VM Explorer 5.3. This new release is already 5.3 release of their succesfull product, which is tiny in size, but unique in it’s licensing. Readers of my blog know that I like the product since its inception as […]

How-to Backup and Restore VM in VSquare Backup

vSquare Backup - destination of backups

VSquare Backup is new backup solution (agent-less) for VMware and Hyper-V infrastructures.  The particularity of the offering is that it’s a subscription based solution. Today I’ll show How-to Backup and Restore VM in VSquare Backup. The admin console called Anywhere Administration Console allows to setup the connection to the VSquare backup servers. The connection to the […]

Rackware Management Module – RMM. How it works?

Rackware FailBack

Rackware is a relatively new software company founded in 2009 which I discovered recently. They also took a place as a sponsor on our website. Check out Rackware website for further info if DR is your interest. They provide software system called Rackware Management Module – RMM which can be used as DR scenario from […]